IF NOT US, WHO

MATERIALS

DOCUMENTATION

PHOTOS

ANDRES VEIEL

2011 || Germany || in German || Feature

WORLD SALES

The Match Factory (Cologne)

FESTIVALS / AWARDS

BERLIN 2011 - Competition

SYNOPSIS

Discontentment with the world takes its toll on the passionate love story between 60s political activists Bernward Vesper and Gudrun Ensslin. Based on the emotional true story of an explosive era  -- from the spreading global uprising: "If not us, who; If not now, when?" to rebellious Andreas Baader's pro-violence cause that rocked Germany...
First feature from the director of award-winning documentaries BLACK BOX BRD and ADDICTED TO ACTING

CAST

August DIEHL (as Bernward Vesper), Lena LAUZEMIS (as Gudrun Ensslin), Alexander FEHLING (as Andreas Baader)